Oak Door Repair/Rescue Operation

On a recent restoration project in Essex we encountered this very old, very fragile and VERY decayed door. The door was made from solid oak but years of poor maintenance had left it in a sorry state, the new owners of the property had thought that costly replacement was the only solution. The door no […]

Exterior Repair and Painting in Chelmsford, Essex

At the end of May the rain let up for a couple of weeks and the sun shone, so we capitalised by embarking on this exterior painting project in Chelmsford, Essex. The property is a semi-detached Victorian end of terrace comprising three floors. Unfortunately the exterior joinery hadn’t been painted for a very long time […]